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Complementary Packages

Even if Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) is a really well thought distribution, offering an easy to understand environment and most any packages you'll need for a regular office job or home usage, the fact that you chose to go for the Debian Edition probably means you are looking for something more specific.

To get an introduction on package management, it's recommended that you start with the following section:

Next is a list of packages that I've found to be usefull in the course of my journey:

  • nfs-common - Adds the ability to mount NFS shares.
  • AMP - Install a flexible Apache, MySQL, PHP development environment.
  • git - Distributed version control system
  • VirtualBox - General-purpose full virtualizer for x86 hardware